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Today’s Top Gainers in the Market Discovery Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:DISCA) from Services

Today’s top gainers include the company Discovery Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:DISCA) which is in the industry CATV Systems, gaining 0.96% today. In the last week its performance is -1.21%, and -7.25% for the past quarter. Currently, Discovery Communications, Inc., DISCA has a target price of 28.95, so today’s gain of 0.96% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore -0.04%.

Discovery Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:DISCA), has a market cap of 10337.17, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.60%, and institutional ownership is *TBA.

At the current price of 26.35, it has a dividend yield of *TBA, and its target price is 28.95. This is with a profit margin of 12.00%, and total debt/equity of 1.49. Discovery Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:DISCA) has a P/E of 16.1, as well as a forward P/E of 11.75.

With a current EPS of 1.62, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 12.86%,Discovery Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:DISCA) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 1.00%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 14.27%.

Performance for the year is -9.78%. Since its IPO date on 7/8/2005, the total performance to date is -2.17%.

Volume today for Discovery Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:DISCA), is 3196657, while its average volume is 3563.04. Whilst the total gain today was 0.96%, it did have a day high of -8.79%.

Volatility for this week has been at 1.85%, and 2.21% for the month. The 52-week low for Discovery Communications, Inc., DISCA has been 11.37%, while the 52-week-high has reached -17.14%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 11.20%, and its return on assets is 4.90%. Discovery Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:DISCA) has an operating margin of 31.50%. With a sales growth of 3.30% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that Discovery Communications, Inc., DISCA is in the sector Services, its long-term debt/equity is 1.46, and has a current ratio of 1.8 and 1.8 for quick ratio.

So what is the value of Discovery Communications, Inc.? Well its PEG is 1.13, and the P/S is 1.61, along with a P/B of 1.97. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 55.88.

Disclaimer: Remember there is a risk to your investment, this is not a recommendation, nor personal advice, never invest more than you are able too loose.

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